Conflict and Commerce in Maritime East Asia
Language: en
Pages: 345
Authors: Xing Hang
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A major new interpretation of the Zheng family of merchants and militarists, who dominated the seventeenth-century China Seas.
Conflict and Commerce in Maritime East Asia
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Xing Hang
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-05 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The Zheng family of merchants and militarists emerged from the tumultuous seventeenth century amid a severe economic depression, a harrowing dynastic transition
Early Modern East Asia
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Tonio Andrade
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-18 - Publisher: Asian States and Empires

This book presents exciting new research on early modern East Asia, exploring maritime connections, technological dissemination, military conflict, and the ofte
Profits, Power, and Legitimacy
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Xing Hang
Categories: East Asia
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Maritime East Asia is a region with a long history of contest. In the 17th century, the Zheng family enterprise found success in regional trade and maintained a
Picturing Commerce in and from the East Asian Maritime Circuits, 1550-1800
Language: en
Pages: 321
Authors: Tamara H. Bentley
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-05 - Publisher: Amsterdam University Press

Combining strikingly new scholarship by art historians, historians, and ethnomusicologists, this interdisciplinary volume illuminates trade ties within East Asi
China and Southeast Asia
Language: en
Pages: 398
Authors: Geoff Wade
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-19 - Publisher: Routledge

Spanning over a millennium of history, this book seeks to describe and define the evolution of the China–Southeast Asia nexus and the interactions which have
Early Modern East Asia
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Kenneth M. Swope
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-14 - Publisher: Routledge

This book presents a great deal of new primary research on a wide range of aspects of early modern East Asia. Focusing primarily on maritime connections, the bo
East Asia in the World
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Stephan Haggard
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-09 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This innovative volume provides an introduction to twelve seminal events in the international relations of East Asia prior to 1900: twelve events that everyone
In Asian Waters
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Eric Tagliacozzo
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-07-19 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

A sweeping account of how the sea routes of Asia have transformed a vast expanse of the globe over the past five hundred years, powerfully shaping the modern wo
Sea Rovers, Silver, and Samurai
Language: en
Pages: 401
Authors: Tonio Andrade
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-31 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

Sea Rovers, Silver, and Samurai traces the roots of modern global East Asia by focusing on the fascinating history of its seaways. The East Asian maritime realm